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BTCC season closes at Brands Hatch

BTCC Opinion by Alex Harmer, October 19th 2012

Shedden or Plato? This weekend, the score will be settled on the historic...

King of the Mountain

Opinion by Alex Harmer, October 3rd 2012

The Bathurst 1000 this weekend marks the 50th running of Australia's greatest...

BTCC Knockhill highlights

BTCC Opinion by Alex Harmer, September 5th 2012

Highlights of the latest round of the BTCC from Knockhill. All three races were...

Nürburgring at risk

History by Paul Fearnley, February 17th 2012

Nürburgring Nordschleife and its (4.8-mile) Sudschleife offshoot never made ‘...

The best of MG

BTCC History by Paul Fearnley, February 1st 2012

The combination of Triple Eight Engineering and Jason Plato, with more than 160...

A tin-top treat from BMW

History by Damien Smith, January 27th 2011

Steve Soper never used to be the friendliest of racing drivers. The first time...

Sneak look at ‘new’ Snetterton

Opinion, January 12th 2011

Punch ‘Snetterton 300’ into YouTube (or see below) and have a look at the...

Video of the 2010 Citroen 2CV 24 Hours

Opinion by Ed Foster, November 30th 2010

In August I was lucky enough to race a 2CV in the 24 Hour race at Snetterton....

Citroën 2CV 24 Hours

Opinion by Ed Foster, October 20th 2010

As some of you may remember I was lucky enough to race in the 2010 Citroën 2CV...

The Beeb stocks up on racing

Stock Cars Opinion by Ed Foster, July 30th 2010

I’m sure few people would disagree if I said that the BBC’s coverage of Formula...

Praying at Church…

BTCC Race Preview by Ed Foster, February 24th 2010

Last week I made the trip to Thruxton to be shown around the track in a...

Lowndes says g’day to Roary

Opinion by Ed Foster, January 25th 2010

Craig Lowndes, the three-time Australian V8 Supercar Champion and four-time...

The drive to save Donington

Opinion by Ed Foster, January 12th 2010

After the disastrous attempt to host the British Grand Prix at Donington in...

Turkington tops classic BTCC decider

BTCC Race Report, October 7th 2009

Last weekend was Team VXR’s goodbye to the British Touring Car Championship,...

Plato's on a roll...

Opinion by Ed Foster, August 26th 2009

We’ve all seen it before: drivers from different championships and disciplines...

Gerry Marshall posters

Opinion, May 12th 2009

Chris Mann, the publisher of Bodyshop Magazine, has kindly donated a limited...

Fast cars, pit passes, grid walks and lots of chewing gum

BTCC Opinion, April 28th 2009

Having never attended a British Touring Car Championships event, two of Motor...

Racing truck or BMW M3?

Opinion by Ed Foster, March 6th 2009

No doubt many of you have gone on driving experience days before and, as I’m...

What little difference 50 years can make...

BTCC Opinion by Ed Foster, August 12th 2008

It is quite amazing how little racing drivers change. They could have stopped...

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